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by Jacob Ben Avraham
Sat Jan 11, 2020 11:14 pm
Forum: Theology Discussion and Chat
Topic: On Blessing our children! GEN 47:28-50:26
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On Blessing our children! GEN 47:28-50:26

PARASHA: “VaYechi” (and he lived) GEN 47:28-50:26......................1 KINGS 2:1-12......................MATT 20:1-21:46 In this we see Jacob (Israel) in his last days, he prepares to “go the way of all men” (As king David put it), Jacob is getting ready to die. He prepares himself, and makes sure...
by Jacob Ben Avraham
Sat Jan 04, 2020 2:03 am
Forum: Theology Discussion and Chat
Topic: Drawing near to God! GEN 44:18-47:27
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Drawing near to God! GEN 44:18-47:27

PARASHA: “VaYIGASH” (and he drew near) GENESIS 44:18-47:27........................EZEKIEL 37:15-28.......................MATT 18:1-19:30 In this Parashah, we read that “he (Y'hudah) drew near” to Yosef, and shows himself as truly repentant for his past actions against Yosef, for selling him for the ...
by Jacob Ben Avraham
Sat Dec 28, 2019 11:17 pm
Forum: Theology Discussion and Chat
Topic: I AM JOSEPH! What's the meaning of this statement? GEN 44:18-47:27
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I AM JOSEPH! What's the meaning of this statement? GEN 44:18-47:27

Parashah: “Miketz” (at the end of) GENESIS 41:1-44:17.........................1 KINGS 3:15-4:1....................MATT 16:1-17:27 When we look into this parashah study, we see Yosef, who was, in a way of speaking, in the “pit” He was cast into the prison for something he did not do, yet he continued...
by Jacob Ben Avraham
Wed Dec 25, 2019 1:07 am
Forum: Theology Discussion and Chat
Topic: When the Guns were Silent (A Christmas Tale from WWI)
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When the Guns were Silent (A Christmas Tale from WWI)

Well, it is Christmas Eve now, and this is a story which I wrote a few years ago. Faithwriters used to have a "Short Story" section, but it isn't here now. So, I was debating whether or not to put this story here, under theology, well, The birth of Messiah Yeshua would be under theology I suppose. a...
by Jacob Ben Avraham
Mon Dec 23, 2019 1:07 am
Forum: Theology Discussion and Chat
Topic: what is HANUKKAH all about? (John 10:22,23)
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what is HANUKKAH all about? (John 10:22,23)

A STUDY ON HANUKKAH, WHAT IS IT ALL ABOUT? Hanukkah; 2019; starts December 22nd in the evening (light first candle) until December 30th, “And it was at Jerusalem the Feast of the Dedication (Hanukkah), and it was winter, and Yeshua (Jesus) walked in the temple in Solomon's porch” (John 10:22,23) the...
by Jacob Ben Avraham
Sun Dec 22, 2019 2:32 am
Forum: Theology Discussion and Chat
Topic: Is your well dry, or with water? GEN 37:1-40:23
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Is your well dry, or with water? GEN 37:1-40:23

PARASHA: “VaYeshev” (and he settled) GENESIS 37:1-1-40:23........... AMOS 2:6-3:8... .…MATT 14:1-15:39…….. JOHN 10:22-23 In this study, the focus in on Yosef, who is going to be in the limelight of God. Things seem to be going from bad to worse for this young teenager. it wasn't all his fault we cou...
by Jacob Ben Avraham
Sat Dec 14, 2019 11:20 pm
Forum: Theology Discussion and Chat
Topic: A wrestling match with God. Who will win? GEN 32:3-36:43
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A wrestling match with God. Who will win? GEN 32:3-36:43

Parashah: “VaYishlach” (and he sent) GENESIS: 32:3-36:43....................OBADIYAH 1:1-21..............MATT 13:1-58 We see in this week's parashah, that Ya'akov is on his way home to Beth-El, He comes to his “encounter” with his brother Esav. It is a time of tension for him, as we know, he “stole”...
by Jacob Ben Avraham
Sun Dec 08, 2019 12:34 am
Forum: Theology Discussion and Chat
Topic: WHO is Jacob's Ladder? GEN 28:10-32:2
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WHO is Jacob's Ladder? GEN 28:10-32:2

Parashah: “VaYetze” (and he went out) GENESIS 28:10-32:2............... HOSEA 12:13-14:9...........JOHN 1:51 In this parashah study, we see that Jacob is on his way to Haran to find himself a wife (or two). He is tired after a long day's journey, He stops to rest outside of a city called “Luz” (In S...
by Jacob Ben Avraham
Fri Nov 29, 2019 10:56 pm
Forum: Theology Discussion and Chat
Topic: Jacob and Esau, who do we resemble? GEN 25:19-28:9
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Jacob and Esau, who do we resemble? GEN 25:19-28:9

PARASHAH: TOLDOT (generations) GEN 25:19-28:9.............MAL 1:1-2:7..................MATT 10:1-11:30; ROM 9:6-13 This study starts out with the generations of Abraham and Sarah. After years of waiting and praying they finally had Yitzchak. The legacy continues, the promise of YHVH is revealed once...
by Jacob Ben Avraham
Wed Nov 27, 2019 7:17 pm
Forum: Theology Discussion and Chat
Topic: Joseph and Squanto, Two men used by God !
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Joseph and Squanto, Two men used by God !

JOSEPH AND SQUANTO, TWO YOUNG MEN USED BY GOD! The time of Thanksgiving is here. Time for Turkey, stuffing, pumpkin pie, squash, corn, and then watching football on the tube, (for those who are sports-minded, that leaves me out). This is a time to give thanks to God for all of His blessings througho...
by Jacob Ben Avraham
Sun Nov 24, 2019 12:29 am
Forum: Theology Discussion and Chat
Topic: Two Thieves and Yeshua, which thief are you? LUKE 23:32,33; 39-43
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Two Thieves and Yeshua, which thief are you? LUKE 23:32,33; 39-43

TWO THIEVES AND YESHUA, WHICH THIEF ARE YOU? We are all familiar with the story about the two thieves who were crucified next to Yeshua on Calvary. There was one on his right and the other on his left. The disciples who wrote the gospels mention that briefly, but it is in Luke that the conversation ...
by Jacob Ben Avraham
Sat Nov 23, 2019 9:35 pm
Forum: Theology Discussion and Chat
Topic: A close look at GENESIS 23:1-25:18 (a wife and mother's influence
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A close look at GENESIS 23:1-25:18 (a wife and mother's influence

PARASHAH: “Chayei Sarah” (Sarah lives) GENESIS 23:1-25:18..................1 KINGS 1:1-31...................MATT 8:1-9:38 The title of the Parashah is “Sarah lives” or “Sarah lived”. Yet Sarah is dead, so, how does she live? She lives on in the memory of Abraham, her legacy lives on, her influence l...
by Jacob Ben Avraham
Sun Nov 17, 2019 5:31 pm
Forum: Theology Discussion and Chat
Topic: When God comes to visit you, how will you receive Him? GEN 18:1-22:24
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When God comes to visit you, how will you receive Him? GEN 18:1-22:24

PARASHAH: “VaYERA” (and he appeared) GENESIS 18:1-22:24………………2 KINGS 4:1-37……………. MATT 8:1-9:38 YHVH appears to Abraham at his tent, yet it also says that “three” men appeared to him. He addresses them as LORD (YHVH), how is that? One can only wonder. Could one of them be YHVH incarnate and the othe...
by Jacob Ben Avraham
Sun Nov 10, 2019 9:37 pm
Forum: Theology Discussion and Chat
Topic: The Call of Abraham, our calling too! GEN 12:1-17:27
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The Call of Abraham, our calling too! GEN 12:1-17:27

PARASHAH: “Lech Lecha” (go forth yourself) GENESIS 12:1-17:27………ISAIAH 40:27-41:16……MATTHEW 5:1-48; ROMANS 4:1-25 “Now YHVH said unto Abram: Get thee out of thy country and from thy kindred, and from thy father’s house, unto a land that I will show thee” these are the opening words that YHVH speaks ...
by Jacob Ben Avraham
Fri Nov 01, 2019 9:18 pm
Forum: Theology Discussion and Chat
Topic: Noah's Ark, our ark of safe haven too; GEN 6:9-11:32
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Noah's Ark, our ark of safe haven too; GEN 6:9-11:32

PARASHAH; “Noach” GENESIS 6:9-11:32…………………. ISAIAH 54:1-55:5………………...MATT 3:1-4:25 The Torah says; “Noah was a righteous man, perfect in his generation, and Noah walked with Elohim” Noah was a “Tzadik” a righteous man. This is a powerful statement since, in his days, the whole populated earth was c...

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